Both Sides of Broadway: From Bowling Green to Central Park New York City

New York: The De Leeuw Riehl Publishing Co., N.d. [1910]. Item #015044

A collection of photographs showing the buildings and houses on both sides of Broadway from Bowling Green to Central Park, with period advertisements liberally interspersed. Featured in Christopher Grey's NY Times story about rare NYC Books: "Both Sides of Broadway, 1911 (I saw only one copy, damaged,). Wow, talk about scope! Someone photographed both sides of New York’s jumpingest street, from the Battery up to 59th....captures street life like few other works. Paperbound and terribly difficult to find, almost never in good condition." First edition.Oblong 4to; 503 pp.; illustrated from photographs. Lacking the original paper wrappers; contents bright, clean, and tightly bound but a fair copy only, rebound in gray cloth with paper label to front cover.

Price: $850.00

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